Philanthropy

Himansu Kaushik CPA (second from left) with fellow Rotarians at the president changeover event in 2016.

Himanshu Kaushik CPA: How giving back grows leadership skills


Blockchain is a distributed ledger system in which transaction records stored in blocks are maintained across several computers.

Charity sector: 5 ways blockchain can add value


Vivek Chopra FCPA undertakes voluntary tutoring and mentoring in order to give back to his profession.

Vivek Chopra FCPA: Keeping the accounting profession strong


Anna Ronald CPA with her daughter.

Inspiring courage: Cancer survivor and public practitioner


Rosemary Everett FCPA with members of the Uniting Church of Australia in Papua New Guinea.

How volunteering leads to career growth


Jit Cheng Lim CPA on a dive with fellow members of Reef Check Malaysia.

Dive in: KPMG Malaysia's Ecodiver project attracts graduates


Corrinne Kong CPA.

Why Corrinne Kong CPA took on accounting work in a war zone


Left: David Adams CPA and a group “saying no to drugs” at the Balarenik soft drug rehabilitation centre in Bogor, Indonesia. Below: Adams monitoring the progress of the building of the Balarenik rehabilitation centre.

David Adams CPA gives back to Priscilla Hall Memorial Foundation


CPA Australia has recommended that the government act on implementing the proposed improvements to ACNC legislation to further red-tape reduction and streamline charity regulation.

NFP reporting and audit obligations – regulatory responses during COVID-19


Some large corporates and philanthropic organisations may be able to dig deep during these difficult times to support NFPs and supplement government aid.

Australian not-for-profits kept at a distance


A health worker talks to visitors at a COVID-19 testing centre in Sydney. Australia’s unemployment benefit offices and charities face pressure amid fears of an economic crisis akin to the Great Depression.

Charity regulatory reform gains momentum


Victor Oyugi CPA at a Sacred Heart Mission op shop. Photo courtesy of Mark Munro, Sacred Heart Mission.

Victor Oyugi CPA discovers a passion for charity work


Jordan Pearson with his team during a yearly trip to practise rope rescue techniques.

Jordan Pearson ASA: auditor, volunteer firefighter, everyday hero


Colin Stollery CPA with fellow Australian participants at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Colin Stollery CPA pedals for his cause


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10 inspiring accountants who volunteer


Mimi Gian CPA (centre) with fellow Pink Wig-A-Thon participants.

Mimi Gian CPA: driving force behind the Pink Wig-A-Thon


A highlight of Carolyn Cordery FCPA’s career has been playing an active role in introducing not-for-profit accounting standards in New Zealand. Photo: Ross Vincent.

An inside look at not-for-profit accounting


Glenn Scott FCPA spending time with community leaders participating in the Imarisha project in Kenya, addressing gender-based violence and children's rights and protection.

Glenn Scott FCPA: Using public practice expertise to support NFPs


18 months ago Chad Stead FCPA, took his his voluntary work a step further becoming chairman of Centre for Hope.

Chad Stead FCPA combines accounting with voluntary work and is equally passionate about the two


Sabrina Lai CPA (second from right) with fellow volunteers at a Rise Against Hunger event.

Sabrina Lai CPA fights hunger and feeds hope in Malaysia


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